We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Venture River Family Water Park

Address: 280 Park Place, Open Daily, Eddyville, KY 42038
Phone Number: 270-338-7999
Website
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
73%
Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Eddyville
Type: Water Parks, Amusement Parks
Attraction details
Type: Water Parks, Amusement Parks
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hotels near Venture River Family Water Park

Write a Review

23 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    10
    7
    4
    1
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We have season passes here. It's a very nice place to go with the family. It is great to have it so close to our house. Good family times.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I normally take my family to this water park at least once a year. It has a nice variety of rides for all ages. A spray area and small slides for toddlers in addition to large slides for adults. The best part is the wave pool. Park has life guards stationed threw out the park. Staff are friendly and helpful.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Illinois
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We liked Venture River because of the size of the park and the fact that it was not crowded. We were able to let our older kids, ages 9 and 11, go off on their own some and still be able to find them if we needed them. Slides were not busy at all, which is good and bad since... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Calvert City
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

The park itself is just ok. The rides are old & the tubes weigh a ton and must be packed up flights of stairs. It's ungodly expensive before 3 pm and you can't bring in anything to eat or drink, which means after shelling out around $70 for a family of 4 just to walk in, you then have to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shady Point
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

If you are looking for someplace to cool down but dont wanna go to lake this is the perfect place, lots of rides and plenty of places to relax, teenagers were never bored.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paducah, Kentucky
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
57 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Venture River is a nice clean waterpark with slides to suit all ages and senses of adventure as well as a lazy river, wave pool and cyclone pool. Because it is in a rural area the lines are not long when compared to water parks in bigger cities and those attached to amusement parks. It is well maintained and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisle, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed at the Buzzard Rock Resort located in nearby Kuttawa, KY and planned to visit this waterpark. We spent the day out on Lake Barkley fishing and pleasure boating on the Pontoon, and then visited this waterpark at 3pm two days during our weeklong visit. The waterpark has a half price deal that starts 3 hours before closing. My... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Calvert City, Kentucky
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

If you don't like to swim in lake water this is the place for you. The wave pool is very big and you can grab you a raft and just ride out the day on wave after wave. My one complaint is the rafts I don't like them. The only kind they have is like a inner tube. I'm a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Clarksville, Tennessee
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Looks like a very old place. Some of the rides looked ancient. The prices were average I guess, but not a very big place as I had imagined from all the hype and even the bill boards in Clarksville. Kinda glad we didn't attend the co. family day there.

Was this review helpful? Yes
sacramento ky
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I buy my grandchildren season passes every year, we love it the staff are always nice and there's plenty of slides. It would be great if they had some type of conveyer system for the large tubes, they are very hard to handle

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Been to Venture River Family Water Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Venture River Family Water Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?